Inside Meghalaya's coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of NGT ban Four years after the National Green Tribunal ordered a ban on coal mining in Meghalaya, illegal practices continue unabated in the state, putting lives at risk every day
Jan 13, 2019· NGT asks Meghalaya Police to check illegal mining in state after mishap In 2014, the green tribunal had imposed a blanket ban on coal mining .
13 miners trapped in Meghalaya's illegal rathole coal pit: All you need to know. An estimated 1315 labourers are reported to be trapped in an illegal coal mine located in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills district since December 10.
Dec 17, 2018· It has been two days since 13 workers got trapped in an illegal rathole mine in the East Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya. On the morning of December 13, the mine, which the authorities say is around 320 feet deep, was flooded by a nearby river, trapping the miners.
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The National Green Tribunal has banned unscientific and unsafe rathole coal mining in Meghalaya since 2014. According to police sources, the labourers were engaged in the rathole coal mine near Lytein river around three days ago, and due to the overflowing of water they are all feared dead. "Water is being pumped out," police sources said.
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The mining disaster occurred at Nangalbibra in South Garo Hills district on July 6, 2012. Thirty coal labourers were inside the mine when the incident took place, but 15 miners managed to escape while the remaining 15 were trapped inside the mine and are feared dead. The missing labourers are yet to .
The first question raised by Sangma has been the quantity of coal that is apparently lying on the ground, extracted. Meghalaya | Railways to be introduced only after influx issue is addressed: CM "There is no more than 10 lakh tons of coal that are lying extracted but the government has put forward 32 lakhs.
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NGT had imposed blanket ban on coal mining, transportation in Meghalaya in 2014, citing unscientific ways and absence of safety measures.
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Dec 22, 2018· The union had cited a study by Singh of the North Eastern Hill University that said mining in the coal belts and coal stockpiles in the Jaintia Hills areas were polluting rivers and streams ...
Shillong, : At least 13 miners are feared dead after being trapped by flooding in an illegal coal mine site in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills district, police said on Friday. Dozens of emergency workers have been pressed in to pump water out of the large trench, while efforts are on to identify the people behind the illegal mining, Superintendent of Police (SP) Sylvester Nongtynger said.
Dec 26, 2018· Meghalaya has an estimated 640 tonnes of coal reserves and all the coal is extracted in an unsafe and unscientific method that heavily pollutes the air and water bodies.
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Meghalaya Power Minister James K Sangma on Tuesday said the state government is hopeful to bring about a resolution to lift the ban on coal mining. Meghalaya Power Minister James K Sangma on Tuesday said the state government is hopeful to bring about a resolution to lift the ban on coal mining.
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May 15, 2014· Coal Mining Claims Another Region. Like the incredible ecological ruin that is occurring in many of the world's other fossil energy development regions — West ia's mountaintop removal strip mines, the tar sands of Alberta, Canada, and Nigeria's polluted coastal oil drilling region — coal mines are laying waste to Meghalaya.
TURA: A public interest litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Meghalaya High Court seeking its intervention in putting a stop to illegal quarrying of stones and boulders in Garo Hills for export to neighbouring activist and cochai
State of Meghalaya has permitted 17,83,359 MT coal to be transported in terms of the directions of the Tribunal and recommendation made by the committee. If the above quantum of coal is taken as correct at its face value and is multiplied by approximate value of coal per metric tonne as earlier determined by the State and as mentioned in the